Category Casa Milagro News

Thursday Statistics (07/09)

This past Thursday we were a group of eleven volunteers and welcomed two more Ticos into our group. We are really happy to see the number of locals increasing in our program! We started off at the usual place Bairro California and walked around the city skipping the Red District zone to avoid…

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One small gesture goes a long way.

I thought I could not make a difference, that the problems the homeless face were too big for me to handle, but then I went out on the Outreach Program and realised that one small gesture can turn the life of a homeless around… Just like watching our volunteers make a difference inspires…

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Thursday Statistics (31/08)

This past Thursday we were a group of 8 volunteers and welcomed two more newbies into our group! We started off at the usual place in the AMPM in Bairro California and walked around the city according to hints we would get from the people we talked to of where there would be…

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Volunteer of the Month: David Charnock

This month’s volunteer of the month is David Charnock and we could not be happier to have him on our team! Although he has only been with us for a short period of time, it is already hard to imagine Casa Milagro without him! He is a regular every thursday night and already…

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Thursday Statistics (24/08)

Last thursday we were a group of 12 volunteers despite the rainy day. We started at our usual spot where we struggled to carry all the donations we had that day. We had “arroz con atún”, noodle soups, sleeping bags, sandwiches, orange juice, té frío, shoes, clothes and toiletries! Also, because we were…

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Thursday Statistics (17/08)

We are happy to announce that our Thursday night volunteers are growing and that we had a large group with us last week who were full of energy and ready to help. We started off at the usual place and just there we were able to help around fifteen people. Overall, we fed…

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Thursday Statistics (10/08)

Last Thursday we were a large group of volunteers with many new faces. As usual, we met a good amount of people at our starting point as they already know we are coming and also quickly ran out of most clothes as Gabriel, a young boy, claimed it was his birthday and therefore…

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Meet Andreia

My name is Andreia Kristensen and I am a new intern here at Casa Milagro. My role will be as a Program Development intern and I will stay here for 5 months. This internship is part of my Master’s degree in International Studies back in Denmark. I hold a Bachelor of Law in…

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The British School Casa Milagro Experience

We would like to share with you a post written by one of the students that participated in last week’s fundraising and trip to the streets of San José. My name is Poppy Charnock, my school friend and I after a lot of preparation finally had everything ready for our wonderful fund raising…

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Thursday Statistics

Last Thursday we gave sandwiches, drinks and clothes to 33 people living in San José’s streets. Fourteen of those were over the age of 30, five people were between 24-29 years of age, ten young people were between the age of 18-23, and four children under the age of 18. One of those…

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